November 2013




In this report, Russia Today covers the judicial review of the National Security Agency, the number of open-records request to the NSA in light of the leaks from Edward Snowden, and even…



Via ScienceDaily: University of Arizona doctoral degree candidate Jay Sanguinetti has authored a new study, published online in the journal Psychological Science, that indicates that the brain processes and understands visual input…




1980 wasn’t a great year for Alejandro Jodorowsky. Having just barely survived the end of the 1970’s when the film that was to be his magnum opus — an adaptation of Frank…







Maryn McKenna says that “After 85 years, antibiotics are growing impotent. So what will medicine, agriculture and everyday life look like if we lose these drugs entirely?”, writing at Food & Environment…







Authorities are taking a second look at BitCoin, but what will this mean for those who use the currency? Wall Street Journal: U.S. authorities, appearing Monday at the first-ever congressional hearing on…



Wondering about the mechanical intricacies of how televisions function? It likely will never be better explained than in this mysterious clip that looks to have been filmed circa-1990, in which everyone’s favorite Icelander deconstructs a TV set to reveal what is really occurring inside: